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UP - Chippewa Street Overpass

Photos 

Overview showing steel stringer and railings, looking east

Photo taken by Mark Dellbringge in July 2010

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BH Photo #171052

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Chippewa Street (Missouri State Highway 366 / Historic U. S. 66 Byway) on the Union Pacific Railroad
Location
St. Louis, Missouri
Status
Open to one track of railroad traffic, but rarely used
History
Built in 1936
Railroads
- Missouri Pacific Railroad (MP; MoPac)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Steel stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.58996, -90.25970   (decimal degrees)
38°35'24" N, 90°15'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/738671/4274836 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Webster Groves
Inventory number
BH 45733 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (15,274)
Built 1936 (1,133)
Built during 1930s (11,529)
Have street view (26,374)
Missouri (6,262)
Missouri Pacific Railroad (370)
Open (39,434)
Railroad (15,192)
St. Louis, Missouri (150)
Steel stringer (5,995)
Union Pacific Railroad (2,346)

Update Log 

  • July 28, 2011: Updated by Mark Dellbringge: Modified overview
  • July 30, 2010: New Street View added by Mark Dellbringge
  • July 28, 2010: Added by Mark Dellbringge

Sources 

  • Mark Dellbringge